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Violence: When and Where?

I’m not quite sure how to deal with this one, so bear with me. It may take a bit. Background: People ask me what are the acceptable perimeters for writing for Liberal Resistance. I answer that we are open to almost anything and anyone, so long as it is anti-Trump. You can be a liberal,…

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Hope Hicks, White Women, And Big Privilege

Here’s a puzzle for you. Item 1: Hope Hicks is the current (as of this writing) White House Director of Communications. Item 2: according to a recent story in the New York Times, a former member of Donald Trump’s legal team, Mark Corallo, will shortly tell (or perhaps has already told) Robert Mueller that Hick…

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We’re Looking For A Few Good Reads

There have been lots of interesting articles on the web this past week. Many of them are about the FBI, and none of them bode well for Trump. For example, the Nunes memo went bust. So far, the only lasting effect it’s had has been to create a whole new class of joke, the #YoMemo…

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I Like My Coffee Green…

  By Luke Haines   Quick question: What’s the one thing the world needs more of right now? Some of you may have said “love,” or “tolerance,” still others would say “education” or “clean water.” If your answer was “little, piddling slips of paper” or “casual littering,” then you probably work for Costa Coffee.  Costa…

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Delusion And Bigotry Within The Cult

By Thomas Hudson   Donald Trump’s election depended on bigotry, aided by a reinforcing cycle of ignorance.  As a candidate, Trump race-baited constantly and lied ceaselessly, yet with such repetition that those with only a marginal attachment to politics and the facts of a nation came to believe in his confidence and opted to forego even the…

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Sith Lords At The White House

Anthony Scaramucci (remember him?) is once more in the news. In a recent interview with William Cohen in Vanity Fair, the Mooch babbled on freely about the Orange Whitehouse and its denizens. It is a tour-de-force in invective. Among his targets is Reince Priebus, whom he calls (get ready) “Rancid Penis.” He also refers to…

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Killing The FBI

So the GOP, and more particularly, that part of the GOP which is behind Trump, has more or less openly declared “war” against the FBI. It is has even employed the term war, or at least that’s the word Lou Dobbs used on Fox news a while back. He said, it seems, that the FBI…

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